CYMO Plays at the Hollywood Bowl
Auditions for 2013-2014 Orchestras
- Auditions for the Claremont Young Musicians Orchestra and the Claremont Young Musicians Intermezzo Orchestra will be held from Saturday, August 31, through Sunday, September 15. See audition excerpts and instructions.
The audition schedule is as follows:
Saturday, August 31 Violin (All excerpts) Sunday, Sept. 1 Violin (4 excerpts or fewer) Tuesday, Sept. 3 Clarinet Wednesday, Sept. 4 Flute Thursday, Sept. 5 Oboe and Bassoon Saturday, Sept. 7 Cello and String Bass Sunday, Sept. 8 Brass Monday, Sept. 9 Viola Sunday, Sept. 15 Percussion and Harp
The Claremont Young Musicians Orchestra (CYMO), founded in 1989, is a 90-member, advanced-level, full symphony orchestra comprised of musicians ages 12 to 20 who attend public and private schools in Southern California. Members are selected through an audition process in September for two full symphony orchestras, the CYMO and the Intermezzo Orchestra.
The Intermezzo Orchestra, founded in 1992, is an 80 member full symphony orchestra for the intermediate level orchestral player ages 9 to 17. The repertoire last season included original compositions such as Egmont Overture by Beethoven, Danse Macabre by Saint-Saens, John Henry by Copland, Peer Gynt Suite No. 1 by Grieg.
For additional information about the CYMO Orchestra, please send e-mail to Janet Samuel at RJSCYMO@aol.com or write to Claremont Young Musicians Orchestra, P. O. Box 722, Claremont, CA 91711. Phone (909) 624-3614.
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